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Jesse Ferreras

Associate News Editor, Trends and Traffic, The Huffington Post Canada

Jesse Ferreras is associate news editor, business, for The Huffington Post Canada. He was previously an online editor at canada.com and Pique Newsmagazine in Whistler.
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'Real Housewives Of Vancouver' Season 2, Episode 9 Recap: Tug-Of-War

Jody and Amanda try to solidify their stranglehold on the housewives' social circle. After failing to land Robin, they try Ioulia, and they momentarily succeed when Mary backs out of the elegant Russian's birthday at the last minute, but they just can't seem to land the big fish. Meanwhile, Mary is organizing her own birthday party, and Jody organizes a competing event to sabotage it.
04/02/2013 11:00 EDT
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'Real Housewives Of Vancouver' Season 2, Episode 7 Recap: Drama In Toronto

Ronnie and Mary come to a turning point in their relationship after the Amazon's mental breakdown in the last episode. Ioulia stands up for herself better than any of the other housewives, confronting Amanda about why she has such a problem with her. Meanwhile, Jody continues to bask in the limelight of starring on Top Chef Canada, pretending she's BFF's with Toronto's elite class. As usual, all hell breaks loose every time these hags get together.
03/19/2013 11:01 EDT
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'Real Housewives Of Vancouver' Season 2, Episode 5 Recap: The Outsider

Social sectarianism is on full display as Jody manages to isolate Mary on the fringes of the group. Ioulia hosts a saucy art party and Amanda promises to "keep my pussy in my pants, thank you very much!" Meanwhile the show-jumping grand prix approaches where Mary and Robin will sing their countries' national anthems, as viewers hope beyond hope that the Texan can pull hers off.
03/05/2013 11:01 EST
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'Real Housewives Of Vancouver' Season 2, Episode 4 Recap: How To Fight Bullies

Mary proves she just doesn't have the wherewithal to stand up against the people who are being mean to her. She meets machine-gun fire with a rhetorical pellet gun. Meanwhile, Robin just can't accept that she's not a very good singer, Amanda tries to make peace with Ronnie and Ioulia looks to have abandoned the enterprise altogether. Who can blame her?
02/26/2013 11:00 EST
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The One Thing I Know Bullies Cannot Take Away

I went to bed last night unable to shake Amanda Todd from my mind. Her story brought back painful memories of my own experience with bullying, years of misery that nag at me even today. I didn't have any elementary school friends, so I got manipulated easily. Kids would pretend to be my friends, gain my trust, then relay embarrassing facts about my personal life to the rest of the school. My mistake was responding.
10/12/2012 02:45 EDT